A simple way for students in grades 2-5 to begin exploring composition. Meets the "Composing" National Music Standard for composing music.
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Composing Music Electronically
In this lesson, students will be able to compose simple melodies using a computer and a midi keyboard. Students will also have an understanding of time signatures.
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Expressing oneself creatively in the performing arts media adds an extra dimension to one's creative energies. Composing a musical piece will spark in the child a new found enthusiasm for music, and its value in his/her social and effective learning development.
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How to Create a Rainstick
The students will be able to construct their own rain stick.
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Mix N' Match
Using only the first five tones of the major scale eg. c,d,e,f,g or 1,2,3,4,5; the students will put together many, different and unusual melody patterns, writing the patterns with either the letter names or number names (3 to 5 notes in each pattern).
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This unit contains Favorite Links, Internet Activities, Lesson Plans, and Related Resources for Pre-K-3rd grade classes studying farms.
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Music Across America
In this unit, students listen to a variety of popular, traditional and ethnic American music, from the evocative sounds of Native American drumming to the lively sounds of zydeco music from Louisiana.
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Musical Instrument Appreciation
This lesson plan is designed to give students the basic knowledge of musical instruments. Through this activity students will develop a greater appreciation of music and the different instruments involved in its creation.
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Off the Field and Into the Stands
This is a lesson of fun and enjoyment for the students in your music class. The students will learn about the National Anthem and its importance, do some singing, and create rhythm activities that can be used the next time they go to a big game.
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Use the song: "In the Good Old Summertime".
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Help students understand the connection between music-making and the phenomena of sound waves, on the one hand, and human anatomy on the other, are part of the whole wonder of producing, receiving, and interpreting sound.
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